As commander-in-chief U.S. Asiatic Fleet, while at Vladivostok, USSR, July 1937. Others present: (L to R) Captain R. F. McConnell, USN (Chief of staff to CINCAF), Colonel P.R. Faymonville, USA (Military Attaché to USSR), Admiral H.E. Yarnell, USN (CINCAF), Lieutenant J. Sylvester, USN (Flag Lieutenant to CINCAF), unidentified Russian Navy Captain.
Courtesy of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Yarnell 1974.
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